party of 5

These boys are going to be great big brothers. Our little tribeĀ is growing! After lots of prepping and praying, we’reĀ thrilled to shareĀ that we’re adding to our family through adoption. We’re grateful for your love and support as we go into this journey of bringing a new little one into our hearts and home. We look […]

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my son has sickle cell anemia

Joseph is a sweet and rambunctious almost-three-year-old who loves watching Curious George on repeat, sneaking into our bed in the middle of the night, and spending hours playing in the sandbox. He also happens to haveĀ Sickle Cell DiseaseĀ (SCD), a blood disorder he was born with.   Today is World Sickle Cell Day, and I’ve been […]

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being your mama (part 1)

To celebrate Mother’s Day, I wrote a little something for Joseph, my sweet little buddy who made me a mama. Joseph, I began being your mama the moment I saw your blurry picture on that sunny September day. Though I wasn’t with you yet to wipe your tears or change your diapers, you were with […]

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